Standish's largest teaching school is Saint Joseph's College of Maine. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Teaching program at Saint Joseph's College of Maine.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Standish in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Standish was $26,050 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Standish. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,350 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,350.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Standish, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,190 teachers in Maine, 710 were working in the greater Standish area. Standish's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Standish, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,530 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.